Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Cllr Trish Smith

Farsley: Respite home closure plan questioned by councillors

Words: John Baron Proposals by cash-strapped Leeds City Council to close a respite home in Farsley have today been met with concern by local councillors. The...

Pudsey: Last chance to buy Christmas bonanza lottery tickets as town traders rally

The organisers behind Pudsey’s lottery have said there are only a few days left to buy tickets for a special draw with extra prizes. As...

Pudsey Lottery bonanza to mark six months of supporting town trade

Words: John Baron Organisers behind Pudsey's lottery are marking six months of supporting local businesses with a special bonanza against December's tickets. Pudsey Business Network Forum,...

Pudsey Park: Visitor centre closure plans criticised at meeting

Plans to close West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park should be stopped and council officers should work with councillors to improve...

West Leeds councillors attack ‘totally potty’ bowling green closure plans

Words: Richard Beecham Plans to close half of the bowling greens in the city have been described as “disappointing”, “nonsensical” and “potty” by west...

Pudsey councillors’ concerns over park visitor centre closure plans

Pudsey's councillors have voiced their concern and frustration at a proposal to close the West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park. The plans...

Pudsey to become known as ‘historic textile town’ thanks to new signs

Brown heritage signs denoting Pudsey as an ‘Historic Market Town’ are set to be replaced by signs saying 'Historic Textile Town'. The change is the...

Pudsey Pound proves a popular draw to support town trade

A new Pudsey lottery is proving a popular draw as it looks to support businesses looking to bounce back following lockdown and encourage people...

Pudsey Pound offers timely boost to town trade after lockdown

A Pudsey lottery is set to support businesses looking to bounce back following lockdown – and encourage people to shop local. Pudsey Business Network...

Council urged to add Pudsey crossings to city road safety schemes

A Pudsey councillor has called on highways chiefs to reconsider their decision not to consider a number of busy roads for pedestrian crossing points. As...

In photos: Hundreds attend Pudsey Town Hall open day

Hundreds of people flocked to Pudsey Town Hall to explore its many corridors and rooms at a special open day. Guided tours were run by...

Councillors hope Pudsey Leisure Centre improvements will boost attendance

Pudsey councillors have welcomed a £30,000 cash injection for Pudsey Leisure Centre. As reported by the Dispatch earlier this month, £500k of investment from...